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LOS ANGELES — Ben Affleck’s “Argo,” a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best picture at the Academy Awards.

From the White House, First Lady Michelle Obama joined Jack Nicholson to help present the final prize.

“There are eight great films that have every right, as much a right to be up here as we do,” Affleck said of the other best-picture nominees.

In share-the-wealth mode, Oscar voters… Continue reading Oscars 2013: 'Argo' Takes Home Best Picture at 85th Academy Awards

  • Cuba Gooding, Jr., Best Supporting Actor for “Jerry Maguire” (1996)

    Remember “Show me the money?” So charming, so loud. That was Cuba Gooding, Jr., as a hotshot football player in Cameron Crowe’s amiable comedy/drama “Jerry Maguire.” Unfortunately for Gooding, Jr., he followed his win with a slew of box office duds, including “What Dreams May Come,” “Instinct,” “Chill Factor,” “Rat Race,” Snow Dogs,” “Boat Trip,” and “The Land Before Time

  • The 85th annual Academy Awards are sure to be a big night, honoring the best and brightest movies of the past year. You’ve got everything set up for an awesome Oscars party: drinks, snacks, a fun betting pool and loads of attendees. There’s just one problem; you don’t know when the Oscars start?

    Moviefone is here to provide you with all the handy information you need, ensuring that you don’t miss… Continue reading When Are the Oscars? 2013 Academy Awards Start Time

    Early in the awards season, The Academy is experiencing some serious growing pains. In an effort to get with the times, nomination ballots can now be submitted online. Unfortunately, the transition is proving to be less than seamless.

    The Hollywood Reporter discussed the e-issues with some of the Academy’s voting members. Logging onto the website, they explain, is complicated. Users are required to create a highly specified password, however, these passwords… Continue reading Oscars 2013 Voting Problems: Academy Members Complain About New E-Voting System

    “He was wearing my underwear in the scene, for the record,” “Bridesmaids” star Melissa McCarthy joked of her scene with husband, Ben Falcone, in the hit film.

    Leslie Mann sported a tight dress on the carpet, and husband Judd Apatow was very aware of her situation. “It’s so tight, that I don’t think I can…”

    “Use the restroom,” Apatow finished.

    What do you think of celebrities’ openness regarding their underwear? Watch the above… Continue reading Academy Awards 2012: Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Mann, Judd Apatow, And More Talk Underwear On Oscars Red Carpet (VIDEO)